Comparison between:
- LG K4 (2017)
- HTC Desire 530
- Motorola Moto G5
- Sony Xperia XA

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

LG K4 (2017)HTC Desire 530Motorola Moto G5Sony Xperia XA
LG K4 (2017)HTC Desire 530
Prices
Motorola Moto G5
Prices
Sony Xperia XA
Prices
Model aliasM160-XT1671
XT1672
XT1676
XT1677
F3111
F3113
F3115

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width72.6 mm
7.26 cm
0.238 ft
2.858 in
70.9 mm
7.09 cm
0.233 ft
2.791 in
73 mm
7.3 cm
0.24 ft
2.874 in
66.8 mm
6.68 cm
0.219 ft
2.63 in
Height144.76 mm
14.476 cm
0.475 ft
5.699 in
146.9 mm
14.69 cm
0.482 ft
5.783 in
144.3 mm
14.43 cm
0.473 ft
5.681 in
143.6 mm
14.36 cm
0.471 ft
5.654 in
Thickness7.94 mm
0.794 cm
0.026 ft
0.313 in
8.3 mm
0.83 cm
0.027 ft
0.327 in
9.5 mm
0.95 cm
0.031 ft
0.374 in
7.9 mm
0.79 cm
0.026 ft
0.311 in
Weight138 g
0.3 lbs
4.87 oz
140 g
0.31 lbs
4.94 oz
144 g
0.32 lbs
5.1 oz
137 g
0.3 lbs
4.85 oz
Volume83.45 cm³
5.07 in³
86.45 cm³
5.25 in³
100.07 cm³
6.08 in³
75.78 cm³
4.6 in³
ColorsBlack
Gray
Gray
White
Gray
Gold
Black
White
Rose-gold
Gold
Body materialsPlasticPlasticMetalMetal
Plastic

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards1121
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)-Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)-

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz (F3113)
LTELTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE 2100 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41) (F3115)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38) (F3115)
LTE 900 MHz (F3111; F3115)
LTE 1900 MHz (F3111; F3113)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13 (F3113)
LTE 700 MHz Class 17 (F3113)
LTE 800 MHz (B20) (F3111)
LTE 700 MHz (B28) (F3113)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 6.0 MarshmallowAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 7.0 Nougat
User interface (UI)-Sense--

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755)
Process technology28 nm28 nm28 nm28 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A7ARM Cortex-A74x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits32 bit32 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv7ARMv7ARMv8ARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)---256 KB + 256 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)1024 KB
1 MB
1024 KB
1 MB
-2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores4488
CPU frequency1100 MHz1100 MHz1400 MHz2000 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 304Qualcomm Adreno 304Qualcomm Adreno 505ARM Mali-T860 MP2
GPU cores---2
GPU frequency400 MHz400 MHz-700 MHz
RAM capacity1 GB1.5 GB2 GB
3 GB
2 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3-LPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelSingle channelSingle channelSingle channel
RAM frequency533 MHz533 MHz800 MHz933 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage8 GB16 GB16 GB16 GB
eMMC---

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSSuper LCDIPSIPS
Diagonal size5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.45 in
62.23 mm
6.22 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.36 in
110.71 mm
11.07 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.779:11.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution480 x 854 pixels720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density196 ppi
77 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
294 ppi
115 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area65.76 %66.39 %65.64 %72.08 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
350 cd/m²
--Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 2
Minimum pencil hardness >9H

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Hall
--Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1035-

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor model---Sony IMX258 Exmor RS
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSICMOSCMOS
Sensor size---4.71 x 3.49 mm
0.23 in
Pixel size---1.133 µm
0.001133 mm
Crop factor---7.37
Aperturef/2.6f/2.4f/2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.66 mm-3.59 mm3.5 mm
25.81 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Flash typeLEDLEDLEDLED
Image resolution2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Hybrid auto focus (HAF)

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor model--OmniVision OV5693Sony IMX219PQ Exmor R
Sensor type--CMOS BSI 2CMOS BSI
Sensor size--3.67 x 2.74 mm
0.18 in
3.67 x 2.76 mm
0.18 in
Pixel size--1.417 µm
0.001417 mm
1.124 µm
0.001124 mm
Crop factor--9.449.42
Aperturef/2.7f/2.8f/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.52 mm-2.44 mm
23.04 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
3.5 mm
32.98 mm *(35 mm / full frame)
Field of view---88 °
Image resolution2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
2560 x 1920 pixels
4.92 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
-1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps-30 fps30 fps
---Autofocus
HDR

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
---Clear Audio+
S-Force 3D

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYes-YesYes
RDS--RDS

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.14.14.24.1
FeaturesA2DP
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
DIP
GAVDP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SDAP
A2DPA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
AVCTP
AVDTP
AVRCP
BNEP
DIP
GAVDP
GAP
GOEP
HDP
HFP
HID
HSP
LE
MAP
OPP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SAP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USBMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Host
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
DLNA
NFC
VoLTE
-NFC - optionalNFC - market dependent-

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
aptX
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
3GPP2
AVI
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
MKV
MP4
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
VP8
VP9
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2500 mAh2200 mAh2800 mAh2300 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-IonLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time4 h
240 min
0.2 days
--11 h
660 min
0.5 days
2G stand-by time100 h
6000 min
4.2 days
--560 h
33600 min
23.3 days
3G talk time4 h
240 min
0.2 days
--10 h
600 min
0.4 days
3G stand-by time100 h
6000 min
4.2 days
--603 h
36180 min
25.1 days
4G stand-by time---572 h
34320 min
23.8 days
Charger output power5 V / 0.85 A-5 V / 2 A-
FeaturesRemovableRemovableRemovableFast charging
Non-removable
---Quick Charger UCH12

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)0.556 W/kg-0.618 W/kg0.459 W/kg
Body SAR (EU)1.27 W/kg-1.34 W/kg0.624 W/kg
Head SAR (USA)0.91 W/kg0.38 W/kg0.762 W/kg0.57 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)0.75 W/kg0.76 W/kg0.458 W/kg1.23 W/kg

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features--Water repellent Nano-coatingF3111 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.718 W/kg; body - 0.432 W/kg
F3113 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.459 W/kg; body - 0.624 W/kg
F3113 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 0.570 W/kg; body - 1.230 W/kg
F3115 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.504 W/kg; body - 0.544 W/kg
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